The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had 3rd Line Server Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Server Support
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £255 £235
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+41.89% +5.71%
3rd Line Server Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2773 2899 2511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.30% 95.49% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1549 1553 1335
Median daily rate £378 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 97 76
Median hourly rate £30.10 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.14% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

3rd Line Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured 3rd Line Server Support in the job title.

3rd Line Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

3rd Line Server Support
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support across the Scotland region.

3rd Line Server Support Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

3rd Line Server Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support across the Scotland region.

3rd Line Server Support Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

3rd Line Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 3rd Line Server Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring 3rd Line Server Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

3rd Line Server Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) AppSense
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) VMware